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Overdrive to 4th

I just noticed this yeaterday because i was driving through some mean hills in economy setting. but does anyone else have to double clutch going from overdrive to 4th in the 6spd? Or is it a sign of problems to come? or do i just suck at driving?


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what kind of trouble?

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sorry man i didnt catch the double clutch part i dont seem to have any problems but i do constantly miss my shift going form 2nd to 3rd. maybe someone else knows something we dont

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i miss goin 2nd to 3rd a good bit as well...maybe its just the transmission...it really sucks when your really getting on it....and you miss 3rd...but my motto is... if you cant find it grind it.


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what really sucks is when there is someone there to see it happen

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i have ground 2-3 many times too, but i have no trouble downshifting to any gears, occasionally i have to keep light pressure on the shift for maybe 1-2 seconds and it will pop right in.

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